An alkaloid obtained, as a bitter, yellow substance, from the root of the barberry, gold thread, and other plants. (noun)
Examples of word berberine
Barberry contains berberine, which is believed to enhance immune function by stimulating immune cells called macrophages, white cells that circulate throughout the blood, gobbling bacteria, viruses, and other foreign invaders.
From analysis by Buchner and Herberger, it is shown that the root contains a new principle called berberine, which acts like rhubarb, and with equal promptness and activity.
Half of it is in cash and half of it is in stock. berberine hybrid-kernel
It's a pity, but with their massive fines they need the money anyway. ca_aok berberine
I have had both a laptop AND a desktop for the past 10 years and I couldn't work with any of them missing. berberine